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WELCOME– To our new more modern website. We  hope the new design, and ability for access by more current media systems, will enable a wider audience to take advantage of our unique genealogy and history book offerings.

ABEBOOKS-We are now an approved  bookseller with, a large online marketplace for books from around the world. To view our inventory on AbeBooks, CLICK HERE.

SHIPPING RATES- We now have one flat rate for shipping per order within the United States, $ 5.00, regardless of the number of books requested  See our Terms page for our international rate policy.

PAYMENT TERMS TO INSTITUTIONS-We are no longer able to extend 30 day payment terms to institutions. We  still ship by valid purchase order with orders payable upon receipt after accepting our shipment in good order.

ANNUAL HISPANIC AND HISTORY GENEALOGY CONFERENCE- The  37th Annual Texas State Hispanic Genealogy and History Conference this year in Corpus Christi, Texas. The  conference will be held October 7-9, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Marina 707 N. Shoreline Drive, 361-882-1700. Contact Sara Flores, 361-993-1922 or Ana Alvarado, 361-336-3053 0r email

THE HISTORY SHOP- The History Shop at 713 E. Houston Street in San Antonio is located on the North side of the present Alamo grounds, located in what used to be the Northeast corner of the Alamo  compound. The shop offers “Antiques, Maps, Documents , Books,Weapons and  Book Restoration Services.” The shop has an Alamo LIght and Sound Diorama scale model of the Alamo in 1836 narrated by Phil Collins and Felix D. Almaraz Jr., Ph.D., from a script by Sam Nesmith. Inside the shop is an archaeological dig,  glass encased, showing artifacts from the  period. We highly   recommend a tour. Visit with Mr. Alfred Rodriguez, Proprietor, former Director of Spanish Archives at the Bexar County Courthouse, for a delightful step back in time to this historical event and period.